The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Operations Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 825 897 830
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 57 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.025% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.026% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 34
Average salary £45,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -0.64%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95322 107194 96558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.63% 94.60% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 79211 88826 81230
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +57 28 £48,000 -20.00% 1
South East +19 16 £53,500 +33.75%
West Midlands - 7 £42,500 - 1
South West - 3 £45,000 - 1
Security Operations Analyst
UK

Security Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 68 (66.02%) SIEM
2 44 (42.72%) Information Security
2 44 (42.72%) Intrusion Detection
3 32 (31.07%) Snort
3 32 (31.07%) Incident Management
4 30 (29.13%) Firewall
4 30 (29.13%) Cyber Security
5 29 (28.16%) GIAC
6 28 (27.18%) Windows
7 27 (26.21%) Management Information System
8 25 (24.27%) Vulnerability Management
8 25 (24.27%) Malware Analysis
9 23 (22.33%) Linux
10 22 (21.36%) Cisco
11 21 (20.39%) TCP/IP
11 21 (20.39%) Penetration Testing
12 20 (19.42%) Network Security
13 18 (17.48%) CEH
13 18 (17.48%) Finance
14 15 (14.56%) SCADA
15 14 (13.59%) McAfee
15 14 (13.59%) CISSP
16 13 (12.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (11.65%) Kalman Filter
17 12 (11.65%) ArcSight
18 11 (10.68%) Security Architecture
18 11 (10.68%) Security Cleared
18 11 (10.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 11 (10.68%) GCIA

Security Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.94%) Apache
1 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.97%) SAS
2 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 44 (42.72%) Intrusion Detection
2 30 (29.13%) Firewall
3 21 (20.39%) TCP/IP
4 20 (19.42%) Network Security
5 10 (9.71%) Wireshark
6 8 (7.77%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (5.83%) LDAP
7 6 (5.83%) tcpdump
8 5 (4.85%) HTTP
8 5 (4.85%) Internet
8 5 (4.85%) Wireless
9 4 (3.88%) NetScreen
9 4 (3.88%) LAN
9 4 (3.88%) WAN
9 4 (3.88%) FTP
10 3 (2.91%) SMTP
11 2 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.94%) Wireless Security
12 1 (0.97%) DNS
12 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) MySQL
1 2 (1.94%) Big Data
General
1 18 (17.48%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) REST
1 7 (6.80%) OAuth
1 7 (6.80%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.21%) Management Information System
2 15 (14.56%) SCADA
3 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.77%) Visualisation
5 7 (6.80%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.18%) Windows
2 23 (22.33%) Linux
3 6 (5.83%) UNIX
4 3 (2.91%) Solaris
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (66.02%) SIEM
2 44 (42.72%) Information Security
3 32 (31.07%) Incident Management
4 30 (29.13%) Cyber Security
5 25 (24.27%) Vulnerability Management
5 25 (24.27%) Malware Analysis
6 21 (20.39%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (11.65%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (10.68%) Security Architecture
8 11 (10.68%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 11 (10.68%) Mentoring
8 11 (10.68%) Analytics
9 10 (9.71%) Information Assurance
10 9 (8.74%) Performance Management
10 9 (8.74%) Computer Security
10 9 (8.74%) People Management
11 8 (7.77%) ITIL
11 8 (7.77%) Data Security
11 8 (7.77%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (7.77%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) GIAC
2 18 (17.48%) CEH
3 14 (13.59%) CISSP
4 11 (10.68%) Security Cleared
4 11 (10.68%) GCIA
4 11 (10.68%) GCIH
5 9 (8.74%) Degree
5 9 (8.74%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (8.74%) CCNA
6 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.83%) CCNP
8 5 (4.85%) CISM
9 4 (3.88%) JNCIA
9 4 (3.88%) JNCIE
9 4 (3.88%) CCSA
9 4 (3.88%) CCSE
9 4 (3.88%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.94%) CISA
10 2 (1.94%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (9.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (31.07%) Snort
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.97%) vSphere
2 1 (0.97%) XenApp
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Nessus
2 3 (2.91%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.97%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.97%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Cisco
2 14 (13.59%) McAfee
3 12 (11.65%) ArcSight
4 9 (8.74%) CheckPoint
5 7 (6.80%) Splunk
5 7 (6.80%) Juniper
6 5 (4.85%) Sourcefire
7 4 (3.88%) Citrix
7 4 (3.88%) Qualys
8 3 (2.91%) HP
9 2 (1.94%) SAP
9 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.94%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.94%) F5
9 2 (1.94%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.94%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (0.97%) Q1 Labs
10 1 (0.97%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.97%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.97%) LogLogic
London
Acumin
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £45,000- £60,000 plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago